Attacker Value
High
(1 user assessed)
Exploitability
Low
(1 user assessed)
User Interaction
None
Privileges Required
High
Attack Vector
Network
1

CVE-2023-41179

Disclosure Date: September 19, 2023
Exploited in the Wild
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Description

A vulnerability in the 3rd party AV uninstaller module contained in Trend Micro Apex One (on-prem and SaaS), Worry-Free Business Security and Worry-Free Business Security Services could allow an attacker to manipulate the module to execute arbitrary commands on an affected installation.

Note that an attacker must first obtain administrative console access on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.

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Technical Analysis

This was disclosed as 0day in September 2023 and then kind of never spoken of again, true to form for Trend Micro product 0days (exhibit 1, exhibit 2, exhibit 3). For CVE-2023-41179, exploitation requires an attacker to have admin console access on the target system, hence the low exploitability rating. As usual with these things, there don’t appear to be any public details.

CVSS V3 Severity and Metrics
Base Score:
7.2 High
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1.2
Vector:
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
High
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High

General Information

Vendors

  • trendmicro

Products

  • apex one 2019,
  • worry-free business security 10.0,
  • worry-free business security services -

Additional Info

Technical Analysis